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ABC
Mar 30, 2013 6:00am PDT
surrounding the police radios were magnified last july the day president obama appeared at fox theater. a large contingent of police were outside to handle problems that could arise from protestors. many of the officers said they had trouble communicating on their two-way radios. there have been numerous complaints before about the glitches of the new radio system that had been installed the year before. it had been riddled with glitches right from the start. barry donalin heads the police officers association. >> the mic doesn't work for a variety have different reasons. you don't know the time nor the place where it's going to break down. >> this report confirms what an internal city investigation found after a month after the president's visit that cell sites were affecting the public safety radio system, that the signals were bleeding into radio channels causing sporadic interference. as of two months ago, 43 cell sites have been tested. a little over half of them resolved. most were at&t's towers. he says communication may have improved but officers still have no confidence in the
ABC
Mar 30, 2013 8:00am PDT
that president obama appeared at oakland's fox theater. a large contingent of police were outside to handle protestors. many of the officers said they had trouble communicating on their two way radios. there have been numerous complaints before about the glitches of new radio system that had been installed the year before. it had been riddled with interference and glitches right from the start. barry heads the police officers association. >> they basically use the mic and it doesn't work for a variety of reasons. >> reporter: this report confirms what an internal investigation found a month ago after the president's visit. cell sites were affecting the radio system that their systems were bleeding into radio channels. 43 cell sites have been tested and have of them were resolved. most were at&t's towers. he says communications may have improved but the officers still have no confidence in the system. there was another failure wednesday night. >> once again, the system went down specifically on the eastern end of our city. the system wasn't working a few minutes again. >> reporter: city coun
CSPAN
Apr 3, 2013 5:00pm EDT
satellite corp. 2012] >> live to the police academy. president obama will say there doesn't have to be a conflict between keeping citizens safe -- and he says there is no conflict in these realities." he has met with families of the victims of the aurora shootings and the colorado governor as well. eric holder with president obama. we will have the comments, live. dan phifer talked about gun legislation, optimistic congress can work something out but there will be consequences if republicans block legislation. >> the president is in colorado -- and you will join him on monday talking about guns in connecticut. the air is coming out of the tough parts we thought were no- brainers. >> i read the stories that suggest this. not stories, facts. >> i rarely run into a 90% issue. some people in washington may get cold feet but the president has met with families on this and he met with mothers who mobilized -- the mothers of gun violence victims who were motivated by newtown. i think they are -- there are carnival rules and -- cardinal rules, don't get on the wrong side of 90%. >> netwo
KICU
Mar 29, 2013 11:30pm PDT
philly tried to run down a police officer. and police say both were wanted felons. they were booked on multiple charges. >>> problematic police radios are now performing up to industry standards. there had been numerous failures including during president obama's visit to oakland last summer. the city did repair the radios and reduced interference from the cell phone towers. the police union says they are working better, but there's not lot of confidence in testimony. >>> firefighters rescued at least ten dogs after responding to a house fire tonight. it was just after 6:30 at 3592 hillsboro drive. when the firefighters made their way into the house, they found a number of english bulldogs in cages. they were able to get the dogs out and contain the small fire. the dogs are okay and no one was hurt. >>> in morgan hill, police uncovered a sophisticated grow house operation in the middle of an office park. daniel segal was arrested yesterday. the 6,000 square foot business space was being used as a commercial grow operation. detectives seized 2,775 plants and 30 pounds of processed ma
CSPAN
Apr 3, 2013 10:00am EDT
at 12:30 p.m. eastern. president obama heads to colorado today. he will talk about the state's newly passed gun control laws. he will be at the denver police academy to for universal background checks as well as for congress to at least vote on assault weapons ban and limit some large capacity magazines. it begins at 5:00 p.m. eastern and we will have live coverage here on c-span. tonight, a look at protest troops in america. we recently talked with the code pink cofounder on how protest movements fit into the political discussion. we want to get your reaction to the conversation with your phone call, tweets, and facebook comments. a brief look at what you will see. >> i am very pleased to be joined by my wife kathy and my brother tom. >> i speak for the mothers -- pakistan and somalia. >> please remove that woman. >> the obama administration refused to tell congress what countries we are killing children in. --ator feinstein >> if you could please expedite the removal. >> nothing more important than the children of pakistan. do your jobs. world peace. it depends on it. we are making
ABC
Mar 30, 2013 5:00am PDT
. frances dinglasan will have the >> katie: in oakland police have complained their radios have not been working properly. an independent report confirmed that cellphone tons are the culprit. >> the problem surrounded the radios were magnified the day that president obama appeared. they handled problems that could arise from protestors. many of the officers said they had trouble communicating on their two-way radios. there have been numerous complaints before about the glitches of the new radio system that had been installed the year before. it had been riddled with interference and glitches right from the start. barry heads the police officers association. >> they basically use the mic and it doesn't work for a variety of different reasons. you don't know the time it's going to break down. >> this confirms what the city found after a month after. that cell sites were affecting the radio system. that their signals were bleeding into radio channels causing interference. as of two months ago, 43 cell sites have been tested. half of them were resolved. most were at&t towers. he says communi
MSNBC
Apr 4, 2013 3:00am PDT
in this block, if you can. >>> just days before the senate begins debate on gun reform president obama is looking for support outside of washington, d.c. yesterday, at a police academy not far from the theater shooting in colorado last year saying his goal is not to take firearms away from its owners. >> the components of some of these common sense laws have ginned up fears among responsible gun owners that have nothing to do with what is being proposed, nothing to do with the facts. but feeds into this suspension about government. if there are any folks who are out there right now who are gun owners, and you've been hearing somebody is taking away your guns -- get the facts. we are not proposing a gun registration system. we are proposing background checks for criminals. >> i thought one of the most fascinating parts when he talked about michelle once saying, if i lived in a rural area and i lived on a farm, i would want a gun in my house and talking about this is not keeping guns away from people. that michelle was talking to the president. the president, of course, by extension unde
CSPAN
Apr 3, 2013 9:00am EDT
, and that's live on c-span, gets underway at 12:30 p.m. eastern. >> president barack obama continues his push for stricter gun control today. is visiting colorado, where he will highlight that state's newly passed gun control measures. we will have live coverage of his remarks at the denver police academy. we will have that on c-span, and that is scheduled for 5 p.m. eastern this afternoon. >> gun control legislation was also a topic that came up yesterday during remarks by massachusetts congressman jim mcgovern. he was talking about his top reorders for the new congress at an event hosted by the woman's national democratic club. representative mcgovern, who co-chairs the house hunger caucus, also spoke about his efforts to reduce hunger and poverty. this is just under one hour. >> thank you. thank you very much for inviting me here. this is a very special place for a whole bunch of reasons, because it was at the woman's national democratic club that had my wife, lisa and i had our wedding reception back in 1989. and i haven't been back since. but we got off to a rocky start but we got m
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